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In late stage Parkinson’s disease, as much as 80% of total costs of disease are due to indirect costs such as loss of income from patient and caregivers and poor quality of life.

Dowding C, Shenton C, Salek S. A Review of the Health-Related Quality of Life and Economic Impact of Parkinson’s Disease. Drugs Aging. 2006; 23(9): 693-721. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/17020395

Reference

Title
A Review of the Health-Related Quality of Life and Economic Impact of Parkinson’s Disease
Publication
Drugs Aging
Publication Date
2006
Authors
Dowding C, Shenton C, Salek S
Volume & Issue
Volume 23, Issue 9
Pages
693-721
URL
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Categories

  • Cost of Disease
  • Economic Burden

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